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The Pains of Doing Online Business in Africa

Take it or leave it, Africa is a great continent. It is my beloved continent with an estimated population of 1.216 billion people. There are about 7 billion people with unique skills, talents, knowledge, and experience. God bless humanity. So, if you think of the right market to sell your goods or services, come to

Pastor ‘Feeds’ Church Members With Engine Oil

A prophet in South Africa, Prophet Theo Bongani Maseko of the Breath of Christ Ministries in Daveyton, has sparked outrage yet again after he made his church members drink engine oil . According to him, it tastes like honey and drinking the oil demonstrates “the power of God”. Photographs of people drinking the fluid during

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How to get 50,000 followers on Twitter? – Business Nigeria

You start from somewhere. Whether zero, 30 or 50 followers, determine to start growing your Twitter followers. Be consistent in tweeting. If your target is once a day, tweet once a day. You can set any schedule you please, but ensure you stick to tweeting once a day and you will start growing on Twitter.

Fashion: The New African Frontier – Ventures Africa | paxnigerian.com

Stereotypes and a lack of personal interaction can be a barrier to understanding and connection. Most people find investing in the unknown and the unfamiliar to be a challenge and I guess that is normal where human nature only leads us to give money to people we trust. The grocery cashier takes my cash because

3 Microfinance Banks That Offers Loans without Collateral

In a post that was published yesterday, I talked about 3 Nigerian banks that can give you loans without asking for collateral. You can find the post here, if you’d like information on those banks. However, it turns out that non-collateral loans from banks are not designed to be utilized by all classes of business.

Science & Tech

How A 10-Minute Conversation With A Machine Saved $12-Million – tech news

By Colin Parris A call comes through on my tablet. It’s a familiar digital voice letting me know that one of GE’s power generation turbines installed at a utility customer’s power plant was experiencing a change in its operating profile. This change was causing a critical part to wear more rapidly than usual. It would

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Rugby, Race, and South Africa

15958 12 by John Campbell June 3, 2016 Minister of Sport Fikile Mbalula (2nd R) gestures after the appointment of the new Springboks rugby coach Allister Coetzee (2nd L) as the president of South African Rugby Union Oregan Hoskins (L) and the CEO of South African Rugby Union Jurie Roux look on in Randburg, outside

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London needs new concert hall, says Simon Rattle – Arts Nigeria

The London Symphony Orchestra’s Music Director Designate, Simon Rattle (2R), poses for a photograph alongside London Symphony Orchestra Chairman Gareth Davies (2L), London Symphony Orchestra Managing Director Kathryn McDowell (R), and Barbican Centre Managing Director Nicholas Kenyon, following a press conference in London on January 17, 2017, where he announced plans for his opening season

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Art and Culture

London needs new concert hall, says Simon Rattle – Arts Nigeria

The London Symphony Orchestra’s Music Director Designate, Simon Rattle (2R), poses for a photograph alongside London Symphony Orchestra Chairman Gareth Davies (2L), London Symphony Orchestra Managing Director Kathryn McDowell (R), and Barbican Centre Managing Director Nicholas Kenyon, following a press conference in London on January 17, 2017, where he announced plans for his opening season

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